<CT> Re: Minor annoyances in Calmira, suggestions

  • From: "John" <spyder@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <calmira_tips@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 20 Dec 2000 23:54:08 -0500

> Stephan Grossklass wrote:

<snip!>
> > Another minor issue: Calmira doesn't seem to like 256 color icons when
> > adding shortcut arrows, they get strange colors then.
>
> Can't help ou there. Win 3.1 'officially' does not support 256 color
> icons in the first place (but will display them). 256 color icons have
> their own, non-fixed pallete, and when drawing the arrow (with a fixed
> pallete) over it, it forces the icon to adapt to that fixed pallete.

Stephan, why not just turn off the shortcut arrow in the desktop properties
dialog?  After all many Win95 users hack their registry to stop the arrows,
calmira has that option readily available <G>!

John
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